Data Centre Server Engineer

Posted 3 months ago

Job Location: Muscat- Oman
Job Number: 6004021

Data Center Server Engineer. We are looking for an experienced data center engineer to join a team of highly skilled technology experts, supporting HP and VMware data center infrastructure.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Manage technical operations of VMware platforms.
  • Design, test and implement enhancements and improvements.
  • Monitor platform performance, capacity, availability and compliance.
  • Manage and drive platform maintenance activities.
  • Take ownership for critical incident resolution, driving issues to closure.
  • Rapidly troubleshoot and solve complex technology problems to restore production system availability in a structured manner.
  • Proactively monitor & manage events to maintain critical production systems availability
  • Review, maintain and ensure end-to-end architecture diagrams for critical services to assist in upstream and downstream impact assessment and causal analysis
  • Review root cause of incidents and work with appropriate resources to ensure continuous improvements of technology environment and products
  • Apply effective risk controls to identify potential threats and minimize or remove a business service impacts.
  • Maintain and analyze metrics to identify trends, capacity forecasting and planning inputs
  • Plan implementation work in consultation with client management.
  • Ensure service management operational processes are applied properly and consistently.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

3+ years of experience providing data center operations services and expertise to enterprise clients is required, specifically:

  • VMWare Operations
  • Windows Server Operations (preferably Microsoft Windows Server 2012)
  • Resolution of Major Incidents
  • Monitoring Critical Infrastructure
  • Troubleshooting

Working knowledge of the following is required:

  • Storage technologies (preferably EMC technologies – Data Domain, VNX, Isilon).
  • Compute technologies, including CI and HCI platforms (preferably EMC VxBlock, VxRail, Cisco UCS).
  • Microsoft SCCM, SCOM
  • IT Service Management processes and tools (preferably ServiceNow).

Knowledge/experience with the following is advantageous:

  • Unix/Linux
  • Microsoft HyperV
  • IP Networking
  • Firewalls
  • Load balancing
  • Storage networking
  • SolarWinds
  • Automation technologies

Ability to excel under pressure and tight deadlines and work effectively in high stress situations.

Strong relationship skills and ability to build relationships with cross-functional teams.

Effectively work with the operations team members.

 

Applicants for employment in Oman must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in Oman.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of ARINT or an affiliated ARINT business may not be eligible for consideration.

 

 

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